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M.Sc.Public Health

Tuition fee €4,800 per year
Application fee €100 one-time
Deposit €300 one-time
Registration fee €149.99 one-time

Includes:
– Consultations for selection of HEI
– Migration & visa consultation
– Registration in the Baltic Center database
HEI admission documents’ check
– General testing for all Baltic Center HEIs – Admission Examination
– Student’s admission to HEI
– Documents’ arrangement for the payments to HEI
– Invitation for the embassy.
The period of preparation from week to two months
- You will access to admission system with extra BONUS information&
- You will have your own manager and curators on each stage of admission process.

You can receive DISCOUNT and pay only 104.99 EUR, for more information visit our FREE webinar “Education in Europe”.
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Overview

The programme provides for the education of public health specialists with a scientific research-driven approach who will be able to identify and provide public health solutions.
Academic Master’s programme Public Health, degree awarded: Master’s degree of Health Sciences in Health Care Aim of the study programme – to prepare highly qualified specialists for independent research and evidence-based work in various medical practice spheres such as epidemiology, environmental and occupational health, health promotion, healthcare organisation, health statistics, etc., possessing fundamental theoretical knowledge and practical skills relevant to both public health and research methods. Likewise, to provide for studies applicable in public health practice and based on theoretical basis of public health science in compliance with the guidelines prepared by the Association of Schools of Public Health in the European Region on public health education there by promoting development and improvement of public health area as a science and practice.
Tasks for achievement of the study programme aims:
1) to provide students with possibility to gain in-depth theoretical knowledge in public health and research methodology;
2) to develop skills and abilities for gathering, processing and analysing data necessary to carry out research;
3) to develop skills to interconnect the theoretical knowledge and research results with public health practice (interaction of theory and practice);
4) to facilitate use of theoretical and research findings in evidence-based public health practice;
5) to develop analytical skills and abilities in detecting public health problem situations, development, implementation and assessment of public health programmes/policies;
6) to facilitate independent decision making, communication and cooperation skills;
7) to provide additional knowledge during elective study courses in order to create a multi-sectoral cooperation to solve specific public health problems;
8) to facilitate students’ participation in research (projects, conferences, publications);
9) to foster graduates’ competitiveness in both Latvian and European Union labour markets.

Programme structure

The study process is organised in the form of interactive lectures, classes, seminars and independent work.
Students acquire the theory of public health, research methods, epidemiology, qualitative research methods and statistics.
Students master patient rights, professional ethics, business protocol and presentation skills, health care management, health promotion policy and practice, psychosocial problems in the workplace, etc. The study programme ends with the defense of the Master’s thesis.

Career opportunities

Graduates have the option of working as public health organisers, public health methodologists, public health analysts, health promotion consultants, health promotion coordinators, environmental health analysts as well as the option to continue with doctoral studies.

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
Application deadline
30 Jun 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Riga time

Autumn Intake

Studies commence
Sep 1, 2021
Apply now! Spring semester 2020/21
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Feb 1, 2021

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States

Apply now! Fall semester 2021/22
Application deadline
30 Jun 2021 23:59:59
Europe/Riga time

Autumn Intake

Studies commence
Sep 1, 2021
Apply now! Spring semester 2020/21
Application period has ended
Studies commence
Feb 1, 2021

Application deadlines apply to citizens of: United States